Federal Court Rejects Challenge to Montana Law Against Plural Marriage

U.S. District Judge Susan P. Watters has accepted a recommendation from Magistrate Judge Timothy Cavan to grant the state’s motion for summary judgment in Collier v. Fox, 2018 WL 1247388 (D. Mont., March 9, 2018), adopting Findings and Recommendations, 2018 WL 1247411 (D. Mont., Feb. 22, 2018), a challenge to the constitutionality of Montana’s ban on plural marriage.

Nathan and Vicki married in South Carolina in 2000, and remain married today. “Nathan is also in … <Read More>